DENTON—Fitness Connection, one of the newest and fastest-growing U.S. health club chains, has leased 55,606 square feet of retail space in Golden Triangle Mall, at the northeast corner of IH-35E and Loop 288, for its first location in Denton.
Steve Greenwood and Byron Howard with Weitzman handled negotiations as exclusive leasing agents for the mall. Susan Ridley and Sherman Hinkebein with The Retail Connection represented the health club.
Fitness Connection strives to make a high-quality fitness experience attainable for all by offering all-inclusive amenities starting at a low monthly cost of just $10 a month. Amenities available to all members at the impressive Denton location will include Group Classes in a premiere Group Fitness Studio, a designated Group Cycling Studio, a turf training area with a functional training rig, full-size basketball courts, men and women’s locker rooms complete with saunas, and a kid’s club with tablets, a mini basketball court and theater. All Fitness Connection locations are actively engaged in the community and provide a welcoming atmosphere for those who know their way around a gym, as well as those just getting started in their fitness journey.
Golden Triangle Mall is Denton’s only mall and features a line-up that includes anchors JCPenney, Dillard’s, Barnes & Noble, H&M and Ross Stores. Food concepts driving traffic to the mall include Taco Cabana, Italia Express, Auntie Anne’s, Le Macaron, El Fenix, Great American Cookies and Corner Bakery Cafe. The mall also features numerous in-line retailers, including popular mall retailers Hibbett Sports, Hot Topic, Buckle, Finish Line, Torrid, Francesca’s, Zumiez, American Eagle Outfitters, Aeropostale, Bath & Body Works, Victoria’s Secret and others.
The mall has been extensively redeveloped by GTM Development, Ltd., a limited partnership. Weitzman leases and manages Golden Triangle Mall.
The 765,000-square-foot center is the anchor of a retail trade area centered on the I-35/Loop 288 corridor that ranks as Denton’s No. 1 retail destination, offering a strong array of national and regional retail traffic draws.